North Jersey Section
American Chemical Society

Nov 21, 2019 – Technology & Innovation in Organic Chemistry

Organic Topical Group Fall Symposium

NJACS-OTG Technology & Innovation in Organic Chemistry

Date:  Thursday, November 21, 2019

Times: 8:00 AM - Check-in & breakfast

Times: 9:20 AM - Symposium begins

Times: 12:30 PM - Lunch

Venue: The Palace at Somerset Park

       333 Davidson Ave, Somerset, NJ 08873

       [ directions | register | flyer | OTG homepage | Committee ]


Tomislav Rovis

Prof. Tomislav Rovis (Columbia University)

Controlling Catalysis with Visible Light

Dr. Subharekha Raghavan

Dr. Subharekha Raghavan (Merck & Co.)

High-Throughput Experimentation (HTE) Capabilities at Merck Enabling New Paradigms in Drug Discovery

Amie Boal

Prof. Amie Boal (Penn State University)

New Experimental Approaches to Understand Control of Reaction Outcome in Aliphatic Halogenases

Lee Cronin

Prof. Lee Cronin (University of Glasgow)

The Chemputer: A Universal Programmable Chemical Synthesis Engine

Song Lin

Prof. Song Lin (Cornell University)

Catalyzing Synthetic Electrochemistry

Matthew Bio

Dr. Matthew Bio (Snapdragon Chemistry)

Mighty Machines: Integrated Design of Chemical Processes and Flow Reactor Systems


Organizing Committee

    • Sue Zultanski (Chair, Merck) [ email ]
    • Ken Fraunhoffer (Past-Chair, BMS) [ email ]
    • Enver Izgu (Rutgers University) [ email ]
    • Michael Smith (BMS) [ email ]
    • Yalan Xing, (William Paterson University) [ email ]
    • Chunrui Sun (Merck) [ email ]
    • Joe Badillo (Seton Hall Univeristy) [ email ]



  • Registration fee is $125.00 (which includes symposium and lunch). Students: $15 (limited number of seats)
  • Due to limited seating, the deadline for registration and payment is November 12
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